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  • Education
    • University of Helskinki, Department of Neurosurgery.
    • Visiting Scientist 2013
    • FACScan (Fluorescence Activated Cell Sorter Analysis) Training: Becton
    • Dickinson Immunocytometry Systems, Boston, Massachusetts, USA 1990
    • Surgical Laser Training: MBB Medizintechnik GmbH. Neurochirurgische Klinik,
    • Klinikum Grosshadern, Universität München, München, DEUTSCHLAND 1987
    • Microsurgery Training: Prof. Dr. M. G. Yaşargil Universitätspital Zurich,
    • Neurochirurgische Klinik Rämistrasse 100, 8091, Zurich, SWITZERLAND 1986.
    • Neurosurgical assistanships: Hacettepe University School of Medicine, Ankara. Kayseri Erciyes University School of Medicine, Kayseri 1979.
    • Undergraduate Degree: Istanbul University, School of Medicine, 1970.
  • Education and Training Institutions
    • Kafkas University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery, Kars
    • 2011-2014
    • Turkish Kidney Foundation Special Service Hospital Neurosurgery Department 2007-2011
    • S.S.K. Istanbul Hospital Neurosurgery Clinical Responsibility, Istanbul 2000-2007
    • Celal Bayar University Faculty of Medicine Department of Neurosurgery Instructor of the Division
    • 1999-2000
    • • Celal Bayar University Faculty of Medicine Department of Neurosurgery Presidency of the Division
    • 1997-1999
    • • Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Inonu University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery
    • Presidency 1996-1997
    • Assistant Professor of Inonu University Medical Faculty, Department of Neurosurgery
    • 1994-1996
    • Visiting Associate: Surgical Neurology Branch, NINDS, National Institutes of
    • Health, Bethesda, Maryland, U.S.A. 1988-1994
    • Assistant Chief: S.S.K. Okmeydani Hospital, Neurosurgery Clinic, Istanbul
    • 1983-1988
    • Instructor: Erciyes University Faculty of Medicine, Neurosurgery Clinic, Kayseri
    • 1979-1983
    • Neurosurgical Assistant: Erciyes University Faculty of Medicine, Neurosurgery Clinic,
    • Kayseri 1978-1979
    • Assistant Physician: S.S.K Okmeydanı Hospital, Neurosurgery Clinic, İstanbul 1973-1974
    • Neurosurgical Assistant: Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Neurosurgery Clinic,
    • Ankara 1974-1978
    • Government service: Pinarhisar, Kırklareli 1972-1973
    • Military service: 86th Infantry Regiment, Pınarhisar, Kırklareli 1971-1972


  • Professional Interests
    • Brain Tumors
    • Waist and Neck Hernia
    • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
    • Head Trauma
  • Memberships
    • Turkish Doctors Association
    • Turkish Neurosurgical Society
    • American Association for Cancer Research, USA
  • Scientific Publications, Researches, Congresses

    • Balioğlu MB, Albayraka, Atici Y, Kargın D, Tacal MT, Kaygusuz MA, Yıldırım CH,
    Yucetaş ŞC, Akbaşaka: Does the use of brace treatment have an effect on bone
    mineral density in adolescent idiopathic scolisos (AIS) patients. JTSS 1: 25-3,
    • Bilgin S, Kantarcı UH, Duymus M, Yildirim CH, Ercakmak B, Orman G, Beser CG,
    Kaya M, Gok M, Akbasaka: Association between frontal sinus devolepment and
    persistent metopic suture. Folia Morphol 72 (4): 306-310, 2013
    • Yildirim CH, Kaya MH, Tasdemiroglu E, and Akbasaka: Lymphatic drainage of
    the brain and clinical implications of the protein elimination failure arteriopathies.
    Neurosurg Q 23: 278-285, 2013
    • Umur AS, Selcuki M, Selcuki D, Temiz C, Akbasaka: Preoperative and
    postoperative evaluation of somatosensorial evoked potentials of upper
    extremities in cervical intervertebral disc herniation. Turkisk Neurosurgery 23 (3):
    312-316, 2013
    • Kaya M, Erdogan H, Yıldırım CH, Akbasaka, Tasdemiroglu E: Ectopic
    hypothalamic and pituitary hormone secreting syndromes. Neurosurg Q 23 (1):
    • Kaya M, Yildirim CH, Kosemehmetoglu K, Huseyinoglu, Erdogan H, Akbasak
    A, Tasdemiroglu E: Alpha-lipoic acid reduced peridural fibrosis after laminectomy
    of lumbar vertebrae in rabbits. Acta Neurchir 154: 124-1245, 2012
    • Kaya M, Erdogan H, Yildirim CH, Tasdemiroglu E, Akbasaka: Autism and
    cerebellar mutism: A review of the neuroanatomical findings: Autism-open
    Access journal 2. 2 http // 1000105
    • Tasemiroglu E, Yildirim CH, Kaya M, Akbasak A. Neurocognitive and affective
    effects of cerebellar mutism syndrome. Ed: Mehmet Turgut in: Cerebellar mutism
    2012 Nova Science Publishers, Inc, New york (p.69-79)
    • Mirzai H, Akbasaka, Isisaga, Selcuki M: A case of posttraumatic intracranial
    meningioma. Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Dergisi 10 (4): 257-9, 2004. Turkish PMID:
    15497066 [Pubmed-indexed for MEDLINE]
    • Lonser RR, Walbridge S, Vortmeyer AO, Pack SD, Nguyen TT, Gogate N,
    Olson JJ, Akbasaka, Bobo RH, Goffman T, Zhuang Z, Oldfield EH. Tumor
    young investigator award: Induction of glioblastoma multiforme in primates
    after fractionated whole-brain irradiation in the therapeutic dose range. Clin
    Neurosurg 50: 350-73. PIMD: 14677452, 2003. [Pubmed-indexed for MEDLINE]
    • Lonser RR, Walbridge S, Vortmeyer AO, Pack SD, Nguyen TT, Gogate N,
    Olson JJ, Akbasaka, Bobo RH, Goffman T, Zhuang Z, Oldfielnd EH: Induction
    of glioblastoma multiforme in nonhuman primates after therapeutic doses of
    fractionated whole-brain radiation therapy. J Neuorosurg 97 (6): 1378-89, 2022.
    PMID: 12507137 [Pubmed-indexed for MEDLINE]
    • Proescholdt MA, Marsha MH, Ikejiri B, Walbridge S, Akbasaka, Jacobson S,
    Oldfield EH: Site specific immune response to implanted gliomas. J Neurosurg
    95: 1012-1019, 2001
    • Yılmaz H, Akbasaka, Ozdemir E, Tosun C, Umur AŞ: Auralı migraine attack
    natural anticoagulant activities. Turkish cerebral vascular diseases magazine. 6 (1); 15-18
    • Yılmaz H, Umur SA, Tosun C, Mavioğlu H, Akbaşaka: Antiepileptic treatment
    cognitive functions: Anadolu Medical Journal 2002; 7-11
    • Colaka, Akbasaka, Biliciler B, Erten SF, KoCake: An unusual variant of a
    growing skull fracture in an adolescent: Case report. Pediatric Neurosurgery 29:
    36-39, 1998
    • Kocake, Erten SF, Spear M, Akbasaka, Colaka: Unusual presentation of a
    sinonasal carcinoma mimicking an aneurysm rupture. Childs Nerv. Syst 14: 1-5,
    • Arısoy EA, Akbasaka, Oram Y, Muftuoglu M, Karabiber H, Baysal T, Arısoy SE:
    Giant congential nevomelanocytic nevus with a garment distribution associated
    with blue nevus and intracranial hamartomatous lesion. International Journal of
    Dermatology 3: 877-878, 1996
    • Ozluoglu NL, Akbasaka: Video endoscopy - assisted vestibuler neurectomy: A
    new approach to the eighth cranial nerve. Skull Base Surgery 6 (4): 215-219, 1996
    • Akbasaka, Toevs CC, Laske DW: Reconstituted basement membrane (Matrigel)
    enhances the growth of human glioma cell lines in nude mice. Journal of Neuro-
    Oncology 27: 23-30, 1996
    • Kondo S, Barna PB, Morimura T, Takeuchi J, Junying Y, Akbasaka, and Barnett
    HG: Interleukin 1ß-converting enzyme mediates cisplatin-induced apoptosis
    in malignant glioma cells. Cancer Res 55: 6166-617, 1995
    • Akbasaka, Biliciler B, Patriot M, Baysal B, Toksöz M: Conjoined lumbosacral
    nerve roots: Report of two cases. Turkish Neurosurgery 5: 57-61, 1995
    • Saydam L, Akbasaka Tecimer T. During head and neck cancer,
    involvement. Ear Nose Throat and Head and Neck Surgery Journal 3: 80-83, 1995
    • Akbasak BS, Akbasaka: Genetics of retinoblastoma tumor supressor gene (Part
    I). Clinical incidence and cytogenetic studies. Journal of Medical Sciences,
    TUBITAK 24: 1-6, 1995.
    • Akbasaka, Sarıyuce O, Ozkan S, Gurel M: Endoscopic procedures in
    neurosurgery: Report of two cases and review of the literature. Turkish
    Neurosurgery 5. 21-26, 1995
    • Akbasaka: Biological response modifiers in immunotherapy of malignant
    gliomas. Neurol. Know. D 12: 249-254, 1995
    • Bobo HR, Laske DW, Akbasaka, Morrison PF, Dedrick RL, Oldfield EH:
    Convection enhanced delivery of macromolecules in the brain. Proc. Natl. Acad.
    Sci U.S.A. 91: 2076-2080, 1994
    • Laske DW, Progressive O, Akbasaka, Oldfield EH: Efficacy of direct intratumoral
    therapy with targeted proteins toxins of solid human gliomas in nude mice. J
    Neurosurg 80: 520-526, 1994
    • Akbasaka, Samurkas P, Derinkok T: A case of posttraumatic epilepsy with focal
    cortical resection (Topectomy). Neural. Know. D 11: 1-2 165-169, 1994
    • Akbasaka: Modulation of major histocompatibility antigens in malignant brain
    Tumors. Neurol Bil. D 11: 1-2: 183-189, 1994
    • Akbasaka, Ozpacaci T: Surgically treated hydrocephalus shunts in cases
    Scintigraphic evaluation of the openness. New Symposium, Cerrahpaşa
    Faculty of Medicine 1 - 2: 83-85, 1994
    • Akbasaka, Akbasak SB: Oncogenes: cause or consequence in the development
    of glial tumors. Journal of the Neurological Sciences 111: 119-133, 1992
    • Akbasaka, Oldfield HE, Saris CS: Expression and modulation of major
    histocompatibility antigens on murine primary brain tumor major
    histocompatibility antigens in vitro. J Neurosurg 75: 922-929, 1991
    • Akbasaka, Oldfield EH, Saris SC: Major histocompatibility antigens in murine
    Tumors. Neurosurgical forum, J Neurosurg 76 1048-1050, 1992
    • Akbasaka, Doygun M: Intracranial cystic meningioma: A case report and review
    of literature. Marmara Medical Journal 2: 24-27, 1989
    • Kizir M, Bürümcek E, Aslan MO, Akbasaka: An apex syndrome.
    Okmeydani Hospital Bulletin, Volume 5, Issue 2: 153-162, 1988
    • Erdine S, Akbasaka: Placement in mechanical back pain of facet joint injections.
    Turkish Journal of Anesthesiology and Reanimation 13: 34-43, 1985
    • Akbasaka, Altınel F, Uzunlu M, Güner M, Acar Ü: A combination with pregnancy
    intra - cavernous internal carotid artery aneurysm, Kayseri Gevher Nesibe Medicine
    Faculty Lecture 1: 63 - 74, 1979